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Friday Jul 25 | The Roto Authority Fantasy Baseball

The Proof Is In The Peripherals: July 25-31

The original Abbott & Costello "Who's On First" routine is an absolute masterpiece of comic confusion and cannot possibly be duplicated.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Boulder Weekly

Opposites attract

During the mid-1960s when his soon-to-be-legendary career as a playwright was just taking off, Neil Simon decided to tweak the longstanding trope of the mismatched companions.

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Related Topix: The Odd Couple, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Bud Abbott, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Deadline

TCA: Fox's 'Mulaney' Addresses 'Seinfeld' Comparisons

TV critics attending Summer TV Press Tour 2014 wanted to talk to the cast and crew of Fox's new Mulaney about its similarity to NBC's long-running comedy series Seinfeld .

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Related Topix: Seinfeld, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Martin Short

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

James Steen: Can toast be drunk?

In his New book, The Kitchen Magpie , James Steen presents a veritable host of household hints.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Life, Food, Recipes, Cancer, Melatonin, Supplement

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The record Online

Auditions slated for Randal Tyler musical

The Lancaster Players will hold open auditions at 7 p.m. July 22 and 23 at The Lancaster Playhouse, 361 Chesapeake Drive, White Stone, for the November production of "Martini, a musical celebration of the cocktail."

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Related Topix: Martin, MI, Drink, Cocktails

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Witching and Bitching: A Spanish Coven Challenges the Patriarchy

This is the kind of comedy where a divorced father-covered in gold body paint, lugging a giant cross while portraying Christ at a street fair-brings his 10-year-old son along for a jewelry store robbery.

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Related Topix: Pagan/Wiccan, Bud Abbott, Movies, Entertainment

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Vintage photos of amusement parks, fairs and circuses in N.J.

Seriously, have you considered just how many classic pop songs are about amusement parks and attractions in New Jersey? How about: "Palisades Park" by Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon, 1962 "Wildwood Days" by Bobby Rydell, 1963 "Under the Boardwalk" by the Drifters, 1964 "Cherry Hill Park" by Billy Joe Royal, 1969, set in Cherry Hill, NJ; "Fourth of July ... (more)

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Related Topix: Palisades Park, NJ, Wildwood, NJ, Oldies, The Drifters, Cherry Hill, NJ, Asbury Park, NJ

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Letter: Mess in Iraq is confusing

I am reminded of the skit by Abbott and Costello when I see the mess in Iraq. Even the insurgents and ISIS are confused since they have been fighting each other and now join forces.

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Related Topix: Bud Abbott, US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Sports

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Bonded dogs in custody of city: Where is their owner?

On July 13, a bonded pair of dogs , picked up as strays in Humboldt Park, became the property of the city of Chicago, Ill.

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Related Topix: Bud Abbott

Mon Jul 07, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundDEFICIT Commission Takes Aim at Social Security

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 8, 2010 -- On his official "Team Coco" Web site, the late-night-tv return of Conan O'Brien is summed up with this note: If you've missed ANY of the awesome CONAN promos that have been on tv in the run up to our new show on Monday? WE'VE GOT EM ALL! The problem is that the surefire clue that a "comedian" is either trying too ... (more)

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Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Conan, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Tonight Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy

Thu Jul 03, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundDEFICIT Commission Takes Aim at Social Security

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 8, 2010 -- On his official "Team Coco" Web site, the late-night-tv return of Conan O'Brien is summed up with this note: If you've missed ANY of the awesome CONAN promos that have been on tv in the run up to our new show on Monday? WE'VE GOT EM ALL! The problem is that the surefire clue that a "comedian" is either trying too ... (more)

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Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Conan, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Tonight Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy

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